Teaching with Games – GLPC Case Study: Joel

June 20, 2012

The Joan Ganz Cooney Center released new research from the Games and Learning Publishing Council initiative about teaching with games. They conducted a series of case studies and a national survey, Te...

BrainPOP’s GameUp Presents iCivics

June 20, 2012

Teaching U.S. Government? You'll love the iCivics games on BrainPOP's GameUp. This screencast shares best practices for getting the most of of these amazing games.  ...

The Electoral Process Lesson Plan: Win the White House Game

June 20, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP Jr. and/or BrainPOP resources to explore the electoral process, including primary and general elections and the Electoral...

Win the White House Social Studies Game

June 19, 2012

Visit the Lesson Ideas page to find resources for Win the White House, a free online civics and social studies game....

Guts and Bolts Learning Game

June 19, 2012

Visit the Lesson Ideas page to find resources for Guts and Bolts, a free online science and health game....

DuBlox Math Game

June 19, 2012

Visit the Lesson Ideas page to find resources for Dublox, a free online math game....

Tilting Temperatures Lesson Plan: Seasonal Temperature Changes vs. Global Climate Change

June 19, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore how the tilt of the Earth creates seasonal temperatures. Students will learn how global warming is c...

Mitosis Lesson Plan: Control of the Cell Cycle Game

June 19, 2012

In this lesson plan adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources (including an interactive science game) to learn about mitosis, the process of cell division....

Pi Day Festival Lesson Plan: Exploring Circumference and Diameter

June 19, 2012

In this Pi Day lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-12, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the relationship between circumference and diameter in order to calculate pi. Students will c...

Order of Operations Lesson Plan: Math Skills Bingo

June 19, 2012

In this Order of Operations lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to learn how to apply the order of operations when computing with whole numbers, excluding a...